A remote-controlled bomb may cost about the same as an iPhone at $400-500 while a suicide bombing vest may cost $1,200.
Promises of empowering the poor, redistributing wealth and eradicating poverty still resound with people despite growing.
Barrick’s team promised a transfer of $3m to the Balochistan government during the current month, probably to earn the necess...
There is some fear in certain quarters that any small random incident can trigger chaos, with the impoverished masses taking to...
An idea for a real estate dollar investment scheme for non-resident Pakistanis seems unviable given the trust deficit
Risks are higher for energy-intensive, import-reliant units, but prospects are relatively brighter for FMCGs.
Luxury cars for lackeys are allowed to slip in through the import restrictions while essential items such as medicinal chemicals
Pakistan is stated to be now free of any liability towards all mining companies involved in the Reko Diq case.
Drug manufacturing is a business, not a charity — if the scope of reasonable profit is squeezed, the business will become unviable.
In its attempt to appease all stakeholders, the government is not able to pacify anyone, especially the IMF.
Much depends on handling the toxic mix of steep inflation and sagging growth.
Corporatisation and consolidation must be promoted in Pakistan to improve governance standards and accountability.
‘The chance of consensus in the current environment is low so most of the hope is centred around handouts’
It is critical for investors and all tiers of the government to earn the goodwill of locals before initiating Reko Diq.
The Nobel prize in economics seems to have endorsed policies of controversial bailouts to banks in the US
The easing of travel restrictions has motivated aircraft manufacturers and service providers to ramp up investment
The world is witnessing digital technologies adoption in businesses, particularly manufacturing industries.
Despite the improvement in Pakistan’s ranking on the UN SDG index, there is a lack of public pressure necessary to keep the...
‘Dynamic market players have a knack for finding openings to invest in any situation’
Aware of the trust deficit, the Sindh government encourages NGOs’ rehabilitation efforts while it targets Rabi season’s crop.